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Talib, Crabtree appeals wreak havoc on previously planned business

Pro Football Talk Feed - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 20:31
From time to time, a player engages in behavior during a game that triggers a suspension. The suspended player always has the right to an immediate appeal. And so the appeal does indeed occur immediately. On Tuesday, for example, the NFL will conduct appeal hearings in connection with the suspensions of Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib [more]

Broncos, Briefly: Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017

DenverBroncos.com Feed - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 17:04
A quick look at the recent buzz on the Denver Broncos.
Categories: Broncos News

Browns would be picking first and seventh in 2018 NFL Draft

Pro Football Talk Feed - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 12:00
The Browns haven’t won this year, and they weren’t even on the field last night, but they still got some good news. With the Texans losing to the Ravens, the draft portfolio of the Browns went up in value. Since it’s almost December and most of these teams don’t have anything better to think about, [more]

AFC playoff picture: Ravens hold on to the sixth playoff spot

Pro Football Talk Feed - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 11:00
The Ravens’ Monday night win over the Texans allowed Baltimore to hold onto the sixth and final playoff spot in the AFC. If the playoffs started today, Baltimore would visit Tennessee in a wild-card game, while Jacksonville would visit Kansas City. Pittsburgh and New England would get the two byes. Here’s how the playoff race [more]

Jack Del Rio: Hard to understand reasoning for two-game suspension

Pro Football Talk Feed - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 03:57
Raiders coach Jack Del Rio tweeted he didn’t understand the “reasoning” for the league’s decision to suspend his wide receiver, Michael Crabtree, and Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib for two games. Del Rio cited the precedent set by the league in its decision not to suspend Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green and Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey [more]

Aqib Talib, Michael Crabtree each suspended two games following altercation

DenverBroncos.com Feed - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 03:10
Talib is eligible to appeal the suspension to the league.
Categories: Broncos News

NFL suspends Michael Crabtree, Aqib Talib two games each

Pro Football Talk Feed - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 02:28
The NFL has come down hard on Raiders receiver Michael Crabtree and Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib after they fought on the field during Sunday’s game. Both Crabtree and Talib have been suspended two games, a punishment harsher than most were suggesting, and one that makes a strong statement from the league office that on-field fights [more]

Aqib Talib, Michael Crabtree each suspended 2 games

NFL.com Denver Broncos News - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 02:28
Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib and Raiders wide receiver Michael Crabtree were each suspended two games by the NFL on Monday for their roles in an on-field scuffle on Sunday. 2017-11-28T02:28:00Z NFL.com
Categories: Broncos News

Report: Gabe Jackson not expected to be suspended

Pro Football Talk Feed - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 02:19
Aqib Talib and Michael Crabtree will have to wait for the league’s decision about whether to suspended them. But the NFL is not expected to suspend Raiders right guard Gabe Jackson, via Michael Gehlken of the Las Vegas Review-Journal. Jackson made contact with an official during Sunday’s melee. As he was running to the sideline [more]

After further review, Jack Del Rio changes opinion of Darian Stewart’s hit

Pro Football Talk Feed - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 01:00
In his postgame comments, Raiders coach Jack Del Rio called Darian Stewart‘s hit on Amari Cooper “vicious.” He added it’s “the kind [of hit] we’re trying to remove from the game.” Broncos coach Vance Joseph responded Monday by saying Del Rio needed to watch the play on tape before criticizing Stewart. “I’m not going to [more]

Next-Day Notebook: Joseph wants his team to 'defuse' testy situations

DenverBroncos.com Feed - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 23:25
"We can't lose our best corner in a game like that," Joseph said.
Categories: Broncos News

Aqib Talib: Michael Crabtree came out to wrestle and fight

Pro Football Talk Feed - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 22:09
Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib blames Michael Crabtree for starting the fight that got both ejected, denying he was defending teammate Chris Harris when he ripped the Raiders wide receiver’s chain off his neck. “If you see the play, I didn’t defend Chris,” Talib said, via Nicki Jhabvala of The Denver Post. “He punched Chris, and [more]

Vance Joseph: Paxton Lynch to miss 2-4 weeks

Pro Football Talk Feed - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 20:51
As it turns out, Broncos quarterback Paxton Lynch will miss more than one week with an ankle injury. Coach Vance Joseph tells Dave Logan of Orange & Blue 760 that Lynch will miss a total of two-to-four weeks due to the injury. Deposed starter Trevor Siemian, who supposedly won the job for the full season before [more]

Domata Peko Sr. to miss at least one week; Derek Wolfe still being evaluated

DenverBroncos.com Feed - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 20:41
The Broncos' starting nose tackle will miss at least one week while he recovers from a knee sprain.
Categories: Broncos News

Paxton Lynch to miss 2-4 weeks with ankle injury; Trevor Siemian to start vs. Dolphins

DenverBroncos.com Feed - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 19:56
Head Coach Vance Joseph announced the news early Monday afternoon.
Categories: Broncos News

Paxton Lynch out this week, Trevor Siemian to start

Pro Football Talk Feed - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 19:53
While Paxton Lynch‘s tears on the sideline suggested a serious injury, he said after the game he was hoping to return this week. But it’s at least serious enough to cost him the job Denver was prepared to let him audition for. According to Mike Klis of KUSA, Lynch’s ankle injury will keep him out [more]

The Squeeze: Peyton Manning hits a hole-in-one

DenverBroncos.com Feed - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 17:18
A concentrated look at the recent juice on the Denver Broncos.
Categories: Broncos News

Broncos, Briefly: Monday, Nov. 27, 2017

DenverBroncos.com Feed - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 16:19
A quick look at the recent buzz on the Denver Broncos.
Categories: Broncos News

Vance Joseph: “Unacceptable” for Aqib Talib to fight personal battles

Pro Football Talk Feed - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:58
Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib moved to 2-0 when it comes to taking chains from Raiders wide receiver Michael Crabtree on Sunday, but his team dropped to 3-8 in a 21-14 loss after playing most of the way without the veteran defensive back. Talib was ejected along with Crabtree after a first quarter fight that saw [more]

Jack Del Rio sure NFL will look at “vicious hit” that concussed Amari Cooper

Pro Football Talk Feed - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 10:55
The Raiders lost one starting wideout in the first quarter when Michael Crabtree was ejected for fighting with Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib and they lost a second in the second quarter when Amari Cooper suffered a concussion. Cooper was hit in the head by Broncos safety Darian Stewart while reaching for a pass from Derek [more]

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